Category: Features

St. Paul cast ready to sound familiar notes in ‘Little Women- The Broadway Musical’

The Louisa May Alcott novel “Little Women” is a classic of American literature. But although its primary characters, the March sisters, are the same age of most high school students, the tale still may be a tough sale to teens…

Garden Club, Historical Society, library team up for program on ‘Gardener to the Stars’

On Saturday, March 30, at 2 p.m., the Bristol Garden Club, Bristol Historical Society, and the Bristol Public Library will present “Beatrix Farrand, Rediscovered: A Dramatic Presentation of the Life, Times, and Gardens of America’s First Female Landscape Architect and…

The Zoe Effect

Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe continues to branch out into the world of fashion design. The fall-winter 2013 collection unveiled Feb. 13 at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center had a touch of the 1970s, meets rock and roll flare.…

No Monsters Saturday night

For those hoping to get out to tonight’s Monster Jam in Hartford, both the 2 and 7 p.m. performances have been cancelled. The XL Center in Hartford just issued the following news announcement Hartford, CT February 9, 2013) – Due…

Central’s Got Talent!

Bristol Central High School students performed an evening of talent on Saturday, January 19th.  Singers, dancer, instrumentalists, and even a human beat box were a part of the evening.  Photos by:  Tammi Naudus              …

A song of hope for Newtown

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR When a reporter interviews an artist—musical, visual, theatrical, literature—invariably the question will arise… What inspired you? When the artist replies, just as invariably, he/she has to reach back in time several months, even years, to…